At RICO GROUP, data protection and information security form the basis of stable and successful customer relationships, and are among the company’s leading priorities.
This privacy notice outlines what data are processed during your visit to our website and how we handle these data. When handling data, RICO GROUP complies fully with the Datenschutzgesetz (Austrian Data Protection Act) and the Telekommunikationsgesetz (Austrian Telecommunications Act), as amended. RICO GROUP has also taken appropriate technical and organizational steps to ensure effective data protection within the scope of its responsibility. RICO GROUP undertakes to comply with the Austrian Data Protection Act, but the company accepts no responsibility for third parties unlawfully gaining access to data and information in spite of the security measures implemented.
Processing of personal data
Your personal data will only be processed for the purposes specified below and to process any enquiries that you submit. Your personal data will only be stored for as long as is necessary for the respective purpose, or for as long as required by statutory retention periods. Where the lawful processing of your data requires your consent, we will ask you to give your express consent before such processing begins. By giving your consent, you confirm that you are over 14 years of age or that your legal guardian or representative has given their consent.
When you visit our website, the following data will be automatically saved on our servers for system administration, statistical and/or security purposes:
– Browser type and version
- Name of your mobile phone model and a generic device identifier
- Operating system used
- Website from which the user accessed www.rico-group.net (referrer URL)
- Pages that the user visits
- Date and time of access
- User’s IP address
These data will be stored separately from any contact data you provide (in particular your title, name and e-mail address) for the duration of your visit to the website, and processed for statistical purposes in order to optimize the www.rico-group.net website.
The cookies placed on users’ devices by RICO GROUP do not pose a threat to the systems on those devices, as they do not cause damage and do not contain viruses or similar programs. In addition, cookies do not collect any personal data.
Based on this information and on behalf of the website operator, Google compiles reports on website activity and other services related to internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf.
By using this website, you consent to the processing of your personal data by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
Our website uses Google Maps operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain
View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”).
Every time you access Google Maps, Google will place a cookie on your device in order to process user settings and data when the page into which Google Maps is integrated is displayed. This cookie is not usually deleted when you close your browser, but expires after a certain period, unless you delete it manually beforehand.
Use of Google Maps and the collection of information via Google Maps is subject to Google’s Terms of Service (https://policies.google.com/terms?hl=en&gl=us) and the Google Maps/Google Earth Additional Terms of Service (https://www.google.com/intl/en_us/help/terms_maps.html).
You have the right to information, correction, erasure, restriction, data portability and withdrawal, as well as the right to object. Your right to erasure is only limited in that we may delay erasure due to statutory retention periods and/or in order to safeguard our claims. If you believe that processing of your data breaches data protection law or that your entitlements under data protection law have been otherwise infringed, you may lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. In Austria, this is the Data Protection Authority.
Your trust is particularly important to us. Therefore, if you have any questions on data protection related to RICO GROUP, please contact us at:
This privacy notice was last updated on October 18, 2018.
Am Thalbach 8
4600 Thalheim bei Wels
E-Mail: dsgvo [at] rico-group.net
Telefon: +43 7242 76460